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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Videos

All time
# foundations
Analysis: Ireland's defence stifles France but conceded try will rankle
We pick apart the choke tackling, kick-chasing, well-read defensive effort from Les Kiss’ men.
# memory lane
Here are some of the moments that helped shape YouTube
Time to relive those memories.
# Details
Analysis: Conor Murray's score the epitome of a Joe Schmidt team try
Using GIFs, screenshots and videos, we pick apart the first try of Ireland’s Six Nations title defence.
# let it grow
Tired of Facebook videos? Too bad
While it was another positive earnings report for Facebook, its intentions for video and other services have become a little clearer.
# coming together
Analysis: Matt O'Connor's Leinster beginning to show true hand
However, there will need to be further improvement if they are to win away to Wasps.
# strays
Vet is 'abandoned' to raise awareness about dumped dogs
Olivia Kennedy spent a day wandering in the countryside, and filmed her experiences.
The 15 viral videos you guys shared the most in 2014
Hey readers! Here are the vids you liked the most.
Some of the world's best rugby fans have been partying in Clermont
Munster supporters got involved as the Yellow Army led a march to Stade Marcel-Michelin.
# on the ropes
Analysis: Australia's first-half width drags Ireland out of comfort zone
Ireland’s defensive concerns were alarming in the opening 40 minutes in Dublin on Saturday.
# Details
Analysis: Schmidt's players making life easier for their teammates
We break down the important supporting contributions for five of the Irish tries against Georgia.
# time out
Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…
Brittany Maynard, product placement, and the Angel of Kobane.
# first phase
Analysis: Ulster's backs show cutting edge with superb Tommy Bowe try
Neil Doak’s backline demonstrated what they can do when provided with a quality platform.
# Analysis
Anatomy of a drop goal: How Munster beat Sale at the death
We use GIFs, videos and screenshots to pick apart the crucial moments in the endgame at the AJ Bell Stadium.
# Gaming
This Irish YouTuber went from 2,500 to 1.5 million subs in the space of a year
And it’s the most subscribed Irish YouTube channel out there.
# time out
Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…
Sad sloth stories, the Budget, and the socialist president.
# time out
Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…
Cork in the 1960s, Patti Smith, and Twin Peaks.
# Fight
Analysis: How did Munster stun Leinster at the Aviva on Saturday?
We’ve examined the southern province’s superb work at the breakdown, as well as their kicking strategy and attack.
# gubu
6 more skills you need to run for election according to these campaign videos
By-election campaign videos are odd, wonderful, and informative. Sort of.
# all the tries
Connacht's winning run ends, Ulster shocked and all the Pro12 highlights
Catch up on the action from what was, overall, a negative weekend for the Irish provinces.
# Childpreneur
This 8-year-old makes $1.3 million a year by posting YouTube videos
8! $1.3 million!
# video push
Facebook begins muscling in on YouTube's turf by courting its top talent
The company has been encouraging some of YouTube’s largest content producers to post their videos on Facebook instead.
# time out
Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…
Perfume genius, Electric PIcnic, and leaked nude pics.
Analysis: Black Ferns broken by Ireland's clever attacking at World Cup
Niamh Briggs and co. delivered an intelligent and varied attacking display during their momentous victory.
# Part 2
Analysis: New Zealand show clinical edge with tries from line-out platform
Julian ‘The Bus’ Savea finished one move superbly, while Ben Smith’s forward pass spoiled another.
# Off The Ball
Analysis: England's Chris Ashton shows the value of proactive support lines
The Saracens wing got on the end of an England try against New Zealand thanks to his tracking.
# Clampdown
Apple takes a firm stance against apps that reward social sharing
A number of app developers have seen their apps rejected because they provided incentives for people to share their apps on Facebook, or watch videos advertising other apps.
# Analysis
Analysis: Munster's breakdown and mauling power give them a Heineken Cup shot
We’ve pulled out the GIFs and videos to examine the strength of Rob Penney’s men in dismantling Toulouse last weekend.
# Your Say
Poll: Should there be a 7.30pm watershed for raunchy music videos?
An Ennis councillor says that parents are ‘shocked’ at the amount of sexually explicit music videos their children are exposed to.
# in bod we trust
"Big Irish red head on him" - BOD's most memorable TV appearances
That blonde hair.
# Space
Rugby technique: Counter-attacking against the grain offers real chances
Shifting possession to the far side of the pitch following a transfer of possession may not always be the ideal tactic.
# Analysis
Analysis: Ireland's midfield holds the key to unlocking French defence
We’ve cracked out the GIFs and videos to examine the defensive strengths and weaknesses of Philippe Saint-André’s men.
Column: Children don't understand the consequences of sexting
Children as young as 10 have engaged in ‘sexting’ – sending explicit images or texts to another person — but they are distanced from the reality of what they are doing, writes Dr Maureen Griffin.
# trailers
VIDEO: Your weekend movies... Non-Stop and The Book Thief
Cinema trip this weekend? brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…
# Analysis
Analysis: Ireland's decision-making and execution lets them down in Twickenham
Joe Schmidt’s men identified the space in wide channels, but couldn’t convert it into gainline advances.
# trailers
VIDEO: Your weekend movies... Her
Cinema trip this weekend? brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…
# Faking it
YouTube clamps down on fake views with audit process
The site will now check video to see if their views are real or not, and it will only affect a “minuscule fraction” of videos.
# you're so vine
8 amazing Vines to celebrate the app's first birthday
Who knew six seconds could be so magical?
# Analysis
Analysis: Luke Fitzgerald in prime form to light up Six Nations
We’ve examined the Leinster winger’s performances in the Heineken Cup so far this season.
# Analysis
Analysis: Midfield momentum shift guides Leinster home against Castres
O’Driscoll and D’Arcy were second best in the opening half against Castres, but turned things around thereafter.
# young sci 2014
Why do we laugh at people in pain?
We laugh as people break legs, arms and worse – and a student has some suggestions why.